Drug Trade in Latin America

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11/6/09 Click to edit Master subtitle style Drug Trade in Latin America Civilian Sam Lovely
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11/6/09 Overview What is the illegal drug trade What drugs are being traded Specific countries and the war on drugs Mexico, Colombia, Bolivia Problems with stopping the drug trade What the US is doing to help stop the
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11/6/09 What is Illegal drugs trade A global black market consisting of the cultivation, manufacture, distribution and sale of illegal or controlled drugs. Drug is defined as a substance
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11/6/09 What are the major drugs being traded in Latin Cocaine (Colombia, Venezuela, Brazil) Heroin
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11/6/09 Specific Countries and the War on drugs Colombia-- produces nearly 75% of the worlds cocaine Mexico-- Billions of dollars of drugs cross the boarder every year into the US
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11/6/09 Mexico Drug problems 28.5 billion dollars worth of drugs cross the border every year 1,700 murders in Juarez in the year 2008 5,000 drug or
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11/6/09 Drug trade in Mexico
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This note was uploaded on 11/05/2009 for the course HSTAA 401 taught by Professor Conway during the Spring '09 term at University of Washington.

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